idle migration timeout

idle migration timeout specifies the amount of time after which an idle connection is closed without invalidating the migration request sent to the client, allowing you to stop an instance after a specified period of time without waiting for idle client connections to migrate.

Summary Information

Default value


Valid values

0 – 32767



Display level


Required role

System administrator

Configuration group

Shared Disk Cluster

Setting idle migration timeout to a high value slows down a graceful shutdown because the instance must wait the specified period of time for all idle connections that issued a migration request without the client having initiated migration.